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Ephemeral Films

Ephemeral films are non-fiction films usually made for educational, industrial, or promotional purposes. The two classic ephemeral film collections found on the Archive are the Prelinger Archives and AV Geeks.

In addition to these classic collections, you may view guidance films from the post-World War II British government, drive-in movie intermission ads, and videos documenting the history of San Francisco from 1906 to the early 21st Century. Many of these films are available for free download.

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A/V Geeks
Jul 21, 2018
movies
eye 163
favorite 1
comment 1
Mr Wizard explains by model and by examination of a calf heart how the heart functions. Demonstrates how to make a simple stethoscope. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: circulatory system, blood
Educational Films
Jul 20, 2018
movies
eye 2,532
favorite 15
comment 5
The World at War 20 -- Genocide, 1944-1945 Summary Examines the genocide of six million Jews who were massacred during the war years from 1941 to 1945 by Hitler and his known and unknown accomplices. Explains that genocide accompanied Hitler's rise to power and became an operating policy of the Nazis in dealing with Jews.
favoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topics: The World at War 20 -- Genocide, 1944-1945, Series: The World at War (1973), World War II...
PeriscopeFilm
movies
eye 256
favorite 1
comment 1
This outstanding U.S. Navy film from 1971 -- "The Submarine Part II: Backgrounds, Characteristics and Missions of Nuclear Powered Submarines" focuses on the nuclear submarines of the 1970s.  The film shows how the nuclear attack submarine and the fleet ballistic missile submarines, with their sophisticated technologies and nuclear weapons capability, can provide enormous deterrent power for the United States and its allies.  Both SSN nuclear attack submarines and SSBN nuclear...
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Periscope Film, Stock Footage, Submarine, Nuclear Submarine, United States navy, US Sturgeon, USS...
A/V Geeks
Jul 13, 2018 U S Dept Of Labor
movies
eye 118
favorite 0
comment 1
Describes some of the fatalities and injuries that can occur in the use and misuse of the front-end loader, particularly if the operator is inattentive, careless, disobeys safety rules and takes unnecessary chances. Analyzes the accidents, explains the causes and preventive measures, and the proper and safe operating procedures for various work assignments are presented. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: front end loader, workplace safety
A/V Geeks
Jul 13, 2018 ERPI
movies
eye 194
favorite 2
comment 1
Uses animated drawings to show how the heart and blood vessels circulate blood throughout the body. Includes microscopic scenes of capillary action and discusses blood pressure and its relation to health. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: to come
Educational Films
Jul 12, 2018 State University of New York at Buffalo; National Educational Television Film Service
movies
eye 117
favorite 1
comment 2
Explains and demonstrates dialect differences in standard English. Calls upon five guests from different geographical areas in the United States who illustrate pronunciation differences. Shows how language variations are divided into geographical areas. Features Dr. Henry Lee Smith of the University of Buffalo
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: English language, English language
A/V Geeks
Jul 12, 2018 National Machinery Co.
movies
eye 136
favorite 1
comment 1
Covers cold forming of parts from wire, showing long stroke and high speed single and multiple die boltmakers, progressive headers, nut formers and cold headers. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: manufacturing
National Film Preservation Foundation
Jul 11, 2018 Wilding Picture Productions
movies
eye 213
favorite 0
comment 1
Narrative promoting the sponsor’s Hotpoint appliance line. The plot involves a wealthy manufacturing heir who elopes with a nightclub singer who can’t cook. When the couple break up, the singer goes to cooking school, learns how to use Hotpoint appliances, and prepares the perfect meal for her estranged husband. They reunite and the accomplished cook earns the respect of her formerly unsupportive in-laws. The film includes scenes of a television program promoting the Hotpoint electric...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: sponsored film
A/V Geeks
Jul 11, 2018 U.S. Dept of Interior
movies
eye 150
favorite 0
comment 1
Great footage of various cuts and how to bandage them. Highlights practical application of first aid techniques showing different types of open and closed wounds, and the proper methods of first aid treatment. Demonstrates control of bleeding, application of sterile dressings, cravat and triangular cover bandages, and care of the injured for physical shock. Stresses the importance of obtaining competent medical assistance. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive....
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: first aid, cuts, wounds
A/V Geeks
Jul 9, 2018 US Dept Health, Education & Welfare; U S Office Of Civil Defense
movies
eye 168
favorite 0
comment 1
Discusses general care of illness and long-term care of injuries. Stresses the treatment of symptoms using medications found in the public shelter medical kit and the type kit usually found in the home. To be used with the course 'MEDICAL SELF-HELP TRAINING.' We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: first aid, civil defense, nursing
Educational Films
Jul 6, 2018 Bird, Lance; Johnson, Tom; Robards, Jason; Hirson, Kate
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eye 780
favorite 5
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The World of Tomorrow Reel 2 Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: New York World's Fair (1939-1940 : New York, N.Y.), New York World's Fair, Exhibitions, Documentary...
A/V Geeks
Jul 6, 2018 Encyclopedia Britannica
movies
eye 292
favorite 0
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Summarizes the function of the blood in supporting the work of other cells, pictures how it circulates through the body, and breaks it down into its component parts.  Features the laboratory technique of centrifuging, making a blood smear, blood-typing, and counting and determining the Rh factor. Uses animation and microcinematography to explain the circulatory systems and their parts.  Presents blood clotting and the structures that are involved, stressing both beneficial and harmful effects...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: blood, circulatory system
A/V Geeks
Jul 5, 2018 Moody Institute Of Science
movies
eye 241
favorite 2
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Shows how the circulatory system supplies each cell of the human body with fuel, with oxygen to burn the fuel and how it carries off the waste products. Studies in detail the red cell, white cell and capillaries. Reveals the aortic and mitral valves of a human heart. Refers to a computer the determination of the optimum shape for a red cell as it relates to its respiratory function. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: blood, circulatory system
Featuring actor / pilot James Stewart and beloved newsman and entertainer Arthur Godfrey, this film promotes the International AeroClassic, an air show that took place only once — in November of 1965 at Palm Springs, California. Unfortunately for Palm Springs and event organizers, the event took place in inclement weather. The AeroClassic racked up considerable debts and put the organization behind it into bankruptcy. At  4:20 , Miss Ila Johnson is seen arriving to open the AeroClassic....
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Stock Footage, High Definition
Educational Films
Jul 3, 2018 WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.); Peace River Films; Time-Life Video
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eye 699
favorite 2
comment 2
Title from data sheet
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Coastal ecology, Marine ecology, Salt marsh ecology, Coastal ecology, Marine ecology, Salt marsh...
Educational Films
movies
eye 4,628
favorite 24
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Series: The Living Planet, Series: The Living Planet: A Portrait of the Earth (1984)
Donated 16mm Films
Jun 29, 2018 Alfred Higgins Productions
movies
eye 601
favorite 5
comment 1
Provides guidance for children who spend part of the day at home without adult supervision. Includes basic information about safety and emergency procedures, and suggests how "latchkey children" can manage their time and feelings.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Latchkey children
Ephemeral VHS
Jun 28, 2018
movies
eye 229
favorite 2
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Anti-Gravity_Room, VHS
Prelinger Archives
Jun 27, 2018 Western Electric Company, Inc.
movies
eye 82,606
favorite 63
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Cartoon showing how sound motion pictures work, produced by a company that was an innovator in the field. Story by W.E. Erpi (pseudonym for Western Electric, Electrical Research Products Inc.). Directors: F. Lyle Goldman and Max Fleischer.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 18 reviews )
Topics: Perception: Sound, Motion pictures: Sound, Animation
PeriscopeFilm
movies
eye 230
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This silent film of the 1929 National Air Races in Cleveland, Ohio begins with the inaugural parade for the event (:17), and then quickly moves to the Cleveland Airport for the arrival of various contestants, including the finish of the Women's Air Derby — also known as the "Powder Puff Derby" — from Santa Monica, California to Cleveland ( 3:39 ). There is rare footage of the winner, Louise Thaden ( 4:19 ). Thaden was a friend and rival of pioneer aviators Amelia Earhart, Pancho...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Stock Footage, High Definition
Educational Films
Jun 23, 2018 Coronet Instructional Films
movies
eye 404
favorite 4
comment 1
Author, Frank J. Estvan
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Railroads, Railroads
A/V Geeks
Jun 23, 2018 Defense Civil Preparedness Agency.; Screenscope, inc.
movies
eye 361
favorite 1
comment 1
Intercuts scenes from Jack London's To build a fire with modern urban and rural winter scenes to point out the dangers of winter storms and low temperatures. Designed to stimulate discussion on civil preparedness for winter storms. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: winter storm, civil defense, survival
A/V Geeks
Jun 23, 2018 Defense Civil Preparedness Agency.; Screenscope, inc.
movies
eye 269
favorite 1
comment 1
   Dramatizes the plight of a young adventure seeker whose canoe is capsized by a wall of water during a flood. Shows community flood preparations, pointing out that a flood's predictability usually allows ample warning time to save lives. Designed to stimulate discussion on civil preparedness for floods. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: flood, disaster, civil defense
A/V Geeks
Jun 23, 2018 Defense Civil Preparedness Agency.; Screenscope, inc.
movies
eye 267
favorite 0
comment 1
Dramatizes the dilemma of a father and son who are trapped by a forest fire. Stresses the deadly realities of a forest fire's devastating power while detailing the hikers' escape and showing firefighters at work. Designed to stimulate discussion on civil preparedness for forest fires. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: forest fire, disaster, civil defense
National Film Preservation Foundation
Jun 21, 2018 Vavin Inc.
movies
eye 399
favorite 1
comment 1
Promotional film for Seventeen intended to show how well the magazine knows and serves its teenage audience. The film observes teenage girls at home, in school, at work and play, and alone and with friends, zeroing in on teen concerns about dating, marriage, and adulthood. At one point, high school newspaper editors fire questions at Seventeen editor in chief Enid Haupt. Note: Produced in Eastmancolor. Shot near Philadelphia and at Seventeen ’s New York City office. Mia Farrow is featured in...
( 1 reviews )
Topic: sponsored film
Educational Films
Jun 20, 2018 Nader, Ralph
movies
eye 1,128
favorite 17
comment 2
Consumer advocate Ralph Nader and advertising executive Ted Factor discuss the morality of advertising, the role of private and public consumer protection agencies, and the individual's power to affect advertising practices Junior high through adult Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Advertising, Consumer protection, Advertising and consumer psychology,...
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
A/V Geeks
Jun 19, 2018 News Reel Laboratory
movies
eye 480
favorite 0
comment 1
About how brick homes might be expensive at first but eventually end up saving money. Follows a young couple looking to buy a home. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: bricks, new homes
Ephemeral VHS
Jun 17, 2018 Lincoln Center For The Performing Arts, Inc.
movies
eye 445
favorite 0
comment 1
"A companion to LIVE FROM LINCOLN CENTER New York Philharmonic - Kurt Masur and Yo-Yo Ma".  Seg 1,2,3
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Dvorak Cello Concerto, This Old Cello, Isn't It Romantic, Lila Wallace - Reader's Digest Fund
PeriscopeFilm
Jun 16, 2018 U.S. Navy
movies
eye 4,586
favorite 7
comment 3
Profiles the role of the U.S. Navy's hardhat divers, and shows the various systems used to support their operations. This film includes footage of re-compression chambers and diver support equipment. The special men of honor who served as the Navy's hardhat divers during WWII salvaged lost equipment, repaired ships at sea and in the harbor, and served in many other important capacities.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topic: U.S. Navy training film.
A/V Geeks
Jun 15, 2018 Encyclopedia Britannica
movies
eye 541
favorite 2
comment 1
Describes the nature and impact of major religions in India, artistic monuments and contributions of each dynasty and cultural development of the people in different regions of the vast subcontinent. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: India, world history
A/V Geeks
Jun 15, 2018 Coronet
movies
eye 334
favorite 3
comment 1
Shows how the relation of the earth to the sun influences time differences, seasonal changes, and regional climate. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: geology, Earth sciences
A/V Geeks
Jun 15, 2018 Carl F Mahnke Productions; Vocational Guidance Films
movies
eye 321
favorite 1
comment 1
Demonstrates the techniques of exterior and interior painting, paper hanging and plastering walls. Shows the tools used in the trade. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: painting, decorating, vocations
A/V Geeks
Jun 15, 2018 Progressive Pictures
movies
eye 371
favorite 1
comment 1
Scenes of the people of Mexico, showing their culture, customs, games, religious festivals, national celebrations and leisure-time activities. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Mexico
A/V Geeks
Jun 15, 2018 McCrory (John R.) for McCrory Studios
movies
eye 256
favorite 1
comment 1
Uses animated maps, cartoons and live photography to explain fundamental principles and organization of our Federal government. Portrays the check and balance system and separate functions of the three branches. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: United States government
Educational Films
Jun 12, 2018 Silver Shadows Productions; BFA Educational Media
movies
eye 401
favorite 2
comment 1
With study guide
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Women athletes, Women athletes
Drive-In Movie Ads
movies
eye 8,488
favorite 13
comment 1
Category: Drive-In Movie Ads Title: Snack Bar Animation 1 (from Drive-In Movie Ads) Length- :10 Sound: No Color Description: A short animation (no sound) of popcorn hot dogs and ice cream rotating in a circle and reveal a cup of Coca Cola. This clip is from a compilation of drive-in intermission films found here on Internet Archives in the Drive-In Movie Ads section. Most are color but there are a few black & whites because of their quality or uniqueness. PLEASE NOTE: These clips have been...
( 1 reviews )
Topics: color, drive-in, movie, ad, advertisement, animation, intermission, snack bar, stop frame,...
A/V Geeks
Jun 11, 2018 NASA
movies
eye 893
favorite 4
comment 1
This film provides a 10-year history of National Aeronautics and Space Administration's (NASA) role in the exploration of space. It describes major accomplishments in aeronautics, atmospheric research, the use of scientific and applications satellites, studies of the moon and planets, and manned space flight. A pictorial review of the United States space program from 1958 through 1968. Summarizes the accomplishments in major areas of space research and discovery, including aeronautics, sounding...
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: NASA, spaceflight, aeronautics
Educational Films
Jun 11, 2018 Walt Disney Productions; Walt Disney Educational Media Company
movies
eye 462
favorite 2
comment 1
Shows many animals, lush vegetation, and swollen streams that exist in the Amazon jungle
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Zoology, Natural history, Jungle animals, Zoology, Natural history, Jungle animals, Jungle animals,...
Educational Films
Jun 7, 2018 Boswall, Jeffery; British Broadcasting Corporation; Films Incorporated
movies
eye 495
favorite 4
comment 1
Jeffery Boswall
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Animal locomotion, Animal locomotion
A/V Geeks
Jun 6, 2018 Encyclopedia Britannica
movies
eye 751
favorite 2
comment 1
PRESENTS A STUDY OF THE METABOLIC PROCESSES SHOWING THE DISTRIBUTION OF CARBOHYDRATES, FATS, PROTEINS, MINERALS & VITAMINS THROUGH THE BODY. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: food, nutrition
Educational Films
Jun 5, 2018 Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900. Happy prince; Reader's Digest Association; Pyramid Films, inc
movies
eye 855
favorite 3
comment 2
Based on the story of the same title by Oscar Wilde
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Fairy tales, Children's films, Fairy tales, Children's films, Fairy tales
Drive-In Movie Ads
movies
eye 11,652
favorite 10
comment 4
Category: Drive-In Movie Ads Title: Toddy Chocolate Drink: Fearless Fred (Drive-In Movie Ads) Length- :49 Sound: Yes Color Description: Starts with a melodramatic animated short entitled The Big Shipwreck, starring Fearless Fred. The ship is wrecked offshore on some rocks. Fred saves the crew then dives back in, swimming to the wreck. The crew is panicked thinking Fred won't make it. Fred returns explaining that he had to go back to retrieve the can of Toddy Chocolate Drink. Next comes footage...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: color, drive-in, movie, ad, advertisement, animation, intermission, snack bar, 1950s, toddy,...
A/V Geeks
Jun 3, 2018 Cereal Institute
movies
eye 239
favorite 1
comment 1
Discuss the importance of an adequate breakfast for teenagers, based on scientific research on the value of breakfasts. Points out the contribution of breakfast cereal to the morning cereal. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: cereal, nutrition, breakfast
A/V Geeks
Jun 2, 2018 Castle Films
movies
eye 586
favorite 3
comment 1
Castle film of the turn of the 19th Century film highlights including Sarah Bernhardt, the Easter parade, Alexander Graham  We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: 18th century
A/V Geeks
May 31, 2018 Henry Strauss Productions, Inc.
movies
eye 359
favorite 2
comment 2
Outlines the basic principles of communication involved in getting understanding, acceptance, and action from others. Demonstrates how these principles actually work in day-to-day business and human problems. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact  A/V Geeks LLC .
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topic: communication
A/V Geeks
May 30, 2018
movies
eye 170
favorite 0
comment 1
Silent German 1930s educational about the German postal system We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: postal system, mail, letters
A/V Geeks
May 30, 2018
movies
eye 255
favorite 0
comment 1
Silent German 1930s educational short about military paratroopers
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Germany, military
A/V Geeks
May 28, 2018 Coronet
movies
eye 308
favorite 4
comment 2
This Coronet cautionary tale attacks excess in customary Fifties fashion, focusing on gluttony. Bill sits down to dinner with an aching stomach because he's eaten badly during the day. Flashbacks and a food-centered nightmare reveal why he's sick. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: nutrition, food, eating
A/V Geeks
May 28, 2018 Holmes, Burton
movies
eye 205
favorite 0
comment 1
Shows how air conditioning and heating units are constructed, installed and serviced. Cites the job opportunities in the air conditioning industry, and indicates the educational requirements. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: vocation, hvac, heating
A/V Geeks
May 28, 2018 Coronet
movies
eye 250
favorite 1
comment 1
Don and Sue show how they keep themselves well groomed throughout the school week and for their Friday night dates.  They give attention to their health, posture and cleanliness and learn to take good care of their clothes.  We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: grooming, appearance
A/V Geeks
May 28, 2018 Owen Murphy Productions
movies
eye 257
favorite 0
comment 1
Made by Firestone, this cautionary film warns Dad that if doesn't take time to replace his worn tires, he could jeopardize his family's lives. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: tires, safety
A/V Geeks
May 26, 2018 Counselor Films, Inc / Ralph Lopatin Productions
movies
eye 165
favorite 0
comment 1
Surveys a variety of jobs in the sales field, in order to encourage young people to consider selling as a career.  We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: sales, vocation
Educational Films
May 25, 2018 Encyclopaedia Britannica Films, inc
movies
eye 449
favorite 5
comment 1
With film guide
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Antiquities., Egypt, People and places of antiquity series., Egypt-Description and Travel
Educational Films
May 25, 2018 Films Incorporated
movies
eye 264
favorite 0
comment 1
This film is about the setting up of the State of Israel, the Arab response, and the resulting dispute over the territory once known as Palestine. It covers the rise to power of Nasser, the Suez incident, events leading up to the Arab-Israeli Six-Day War in 1967, and the invasion of Israel by Egypt and Syria in 1973
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Middle East., Israel., Egypt.
British Government Public Information Films
May 25, 2018
movies
eye 6,513
favorite 6
comment 4
The British Army's commitments from Gibraltar, through Suez, to Hong Kong. British Armed Forces.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: British Army, Colonialism
PeriscopeFilm
movies
eye 88
favorite 0
comment 1
Made in the 1960s when Egypt grew close to the Soviet Union as an ally, this documentary film starts with images of the pyramids at Giza and scenes of ancient Egypt. At  1:40 , ships are seen in the Suez Canal along with imperialist oil tankers. At  2:00 , the Suez Crisis is seen with its aftermath -- the canal closed to all traffic.  At  2:30 , primitive methods of farming are shown, along with pastoral images of the Nile River, some of the wildlife along its banks, and the farmland that...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Stock Footage, High Definition
Educational Films
May 23, 2018 Lasseter, John
movies
eye 221
favorite 1
comment 1
A snowman locked in a glass "snowball" souvenir attempts to escape and join the party. NOTE: This is the original 1989 version of the film, which was altered when re-issued to appear with the film Finding Nemo in 2003. In the re-issued version the title card is slightly different, and the mermaid character's bust was redesigned to be smaller.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Animated films, Children's films, Animated films, Children's films
Educational Films
May 22, 2018
movies
eye 430
favorite 5
comment 1
Describes the New York World's Fair held in 1939-1940. Shows various exhibits, featuring General Motors Futurama and the Westinghouse exhibit. Describes also the climate of the time, just after the Depression and before World War II.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: 16mm Film, Series: The World of Tomorrow, Educational Film
A/V Geeks
May 21, 2018 Counselor Films, Inc / Ralph Lopatin Productions
movies
eye 131
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Presents an overview of technicians at work in industrial, commercial, scientific and agricultural settings. Shows role of technician as key assistant to engineers and other professionals. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
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Topics: vocation, engineering, technician
PeriscopeFilm
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This startling U.S. Navy color film, Advance Base, narrated by WWII journalist Quentin Reynolds, was filmed by Marine Combat Cameramen and Seabees (:33). Color WWII combat footage includes bombing, a dead Japanese soldier, burning out enemies then shown dead, dropping a hand grenade in and blasting enemy troops out (:43- 1:16 ). Gruesome dead bodies are hard to look at ( 1:18 - 1:46 ). Japanese equipment is recovered ( 1:47 - 2:14 ). The Navy practiced setting up mobile and fixed bases in...
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Topics: Stock Footage, High Definition
A/V Geeks
May 20, 2018 Bosse (Karl Kurt)
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OUTLINES STRUCTURE & FUNCTION OF THE HUMAN EAR, SOUND WAVES ARE BRIEFLY EXPLAINED. ANIMATION REVEALS FUNCTION OF TYMPANIC MEMBRANE & OSSICLES OF EAR BONES & OTHER PARTS OF THE EAR. Shows the transmission of sound waves by the tympanic membrane and the ossicles to the oval window and illustrates pressure equalization in the middle ear by the eustachian tube. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions...
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Topics: ears, hearing
A/V Geeks
May 19, 2018 Encyclopedia Britannica,
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Children in an eighth grade learn the value of making a good appearance. Illustrates practical step-by-step routines for personal grooming and care of clothing. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
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Topics: hygiene, cleanliness
A/V Geeks
May 19, 2018 Coronet Instructional Films
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The film deals with the problems of colds -- their cause, treatment and control.  The opening scene shows a group of school children on the playground enjoying playing in the snow.  We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
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Topics: colds, flu, hygiene
A/V Geeks
May 19, 2018 Coronet Instructional Films
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Shows life of the Nomads on the edge of the Sahara Desert. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
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Topics: nomads, deserts
Ephemeral VHS
May 17, 2018 UVB Films
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"an aural and visual assault"-- description from box.
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Topics: vhs, Jackie Chan, martial arts
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
A/V Geeks
May 15, 2018 Holmes, Burton
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Shows the work of the cataloger, the school librarian, the reference librarian, the librarian who works with children and the librarian who specializes in a field. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
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Topics: library, vocation
A/V Geeks
May 15, 2018 International Film Forum
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An American girl tells her classmates about her visit to her grandmother's farm in a Polish Village. She tells them about vilage life, farming, schools, church, a wedding, and briefly about some of the cities: Lowicz, Krakov, Zakopane, Gdvina. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
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Topic: poland
Drive-In Movie Ads
May 15, 2018
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Time to go to the snack bar for some candy and popcorn. Complete intermission film. Suggestion: insert clip between two movies when making your double feature dvds.
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Topics: drive-in, intermssion
Drive-In Movie Ads
May 15, 2018
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runs only a few seconds. suggestion; insert clip directly before any trailers when creating drive-in dvd.
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Topics: drive-in, clip, coming soon
A/V Geeks
May 14, 2018
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Silent 1930s German educational short about coke production for steel production. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
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Topics: coke, coal processing
A/V Geeks
May 13, 2018 State of New York, Department of Agriculture and Markets
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A record of achievement in community development of a supplementary dairy industry. One-crop farmers bred up good cows from permanent pastures and adopted soil-building programs, thereby solving the one-crop problem and attaining balanced farming.
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Topics: milk, dairy
A/V Geeks
May 12, 2018 U S Dept Of Agriculture
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Presents the need for increased milk production, especially from small farm herds of a dozen cows or less. Emphasizes the need for scientific care and feeding of the herd. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
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Topics: milk, dairy
A/V Geeks
May 7, 2018 Encyclopedia Britannica
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Shows a boy and girl and their mother on summer pasture lands in the hills above the fjord. Stresses the children's responsibility and independence and their part in family life. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
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Topic: Norway
Ephemeral VHS
May 7, 2018
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Introducing the Hardline  TERENCE TRENT D'ARBY Live Japanese Edition -- description from VHS box.
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Topic: vhs
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
A/V Geeks
May 6, 2018
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Silent footage from the 1936 Berlin Olympics. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
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Topics: Olympics, Hitler